Ty Franck

6 Quotations from Ty Franck

Belter n. 2019 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Tiamat’s Wrath 75 The Belters were old-school OPA [sc. Outer Planets Alliance], grizzled veterans of the endless insurgent war with the inner planets before Laconia came and made that irrelevant.
colony planet n. 2017 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Persepolis Rising 110 We’ve just taken control of the governor of a colony planet.
Jovian adj. 2019 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Tiamat’s Wrath xi. 113 He and Caspar and the rest of the crew wore printed flight suits with a triangle-and-curve logo that implied they worked for a gas-mining cooperative called Három Állam that worked the Jovian moons.
realspace n. 2019 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Tiamat’s Wrath xxxvii. 383 In theory, it was possible to hit a gate from the realspace side at the perfect angle and make the transit through the intervening space in a straight line.
Sol n. 1 2019 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Tiamat’s Wrath xiii. 82 Sol was still ‘the sun’ even though there were thirteen hundred more like it, shining down on human heads.
waldo n. 2019 ‘J. S. A. Corey’ Tiamat’s Wrath xl. 415 The forensics lab, however, was new. It was a wide room with a high ceiling and movable partitions that could seal off a section and keep its atmosphere separate. Fume hoods with waldoes and blast-resistant glass lined one wall. The tables that filled the center of the room had aisles between them wide enough for specialized tool carts—chemical, biological, electronic, computational—to be wheeled to wherever they were needed.